repository of images vol.1

sometimes, google images is a quick and easy solution for finding images, but we should all know how to search (and find) the “special” ones, the “special” images… 🙂

here, a list of some image sources we found for you.

if you know any other good ones, please share them with us in the arena “tagging” Miri Esther, our responsible for keeping this list up-to-date!

thank you very much!


treasures: our tops of the tops
> the commons (on flickr): from the world’s public photography archives.
> retronaut’s time capsules: see the past like you wouldn’t believe.
> the metropolitan museum of art collection online // nice article here
> public domain review: beautiful vintage images collection
> stextures:thousands of high-quality stock textures and images that you can use anywhere
> wikimedia commons the open source images library of wikipedia
> the new york public library: digitalized original images from books, magazines and newspapers, mostly created before 1923.
> the internet archive:no-profit library of millions of free books, movies, software, music and more
> europeana collections:a lot of images, books, artworks, videos and sounds from Europe
> medieval and renaissance material culture: occupations, clothing, animals, tools, utensils, games, pastimes, crime, punishment… from the middle ages + renaissance!
> world digital library: search by place, time, topic, type of item… <3

other treasures: by google

> google art project: artworks, high-res + walk-through museums feature!
> world wonders project: explore historic sites as if you were there.
> historic moments: stories behind significant moments in human history.

cool sites with more “contemporary” visuals

> unsplash photo archive: super photographs
> booooooom (7 “o”): beautiful instagram collection
> free high res images, free videos as well!
> high res stock photos by creatives for creatives!
> free for non commercial use. “buildings” section is great.
> a serch engine for free images or wirth a specific licence.
> superfamous: hi-res images
> picjumbo: totally free pics just for you
> im creator: some free, some not, but worth it!
> gratisography: super nice images

and here’s an article on some other websites…


Dec 20, 2015
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